Michigan Surgery
Specialists, P.C.

lancasterDr. Gerard Lancaster is a hand and orthopaedic surgeon in Detroit, Michigan and is affiliated with hospitals in the area. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in 2001, completed residencies in orthopaedic surgery from the Detroit Medical Center, Providence Hospital, Detroit and Louisiana State University-HSC Shreveport, La., and, is fellowship trained in hand surgery from Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK.

Dr. Lancaster has been in practice for 13 years and is a candidate member for both the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Association of Orthopaedic.



Hand Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Education

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa., 2001


Orthopaedic Surgery, Detroit Medical Center / St. John Providence Hospital, Mich., 2007-2011
Orthopaedic Surgery, Louisiana State University-HSC, Shreveport, La., 2003-2005
General Surgery Internship, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa., 2001-2002


Hand Surgery Fellowship, Integris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City, Okla., 2011-2012

Board Certification

MI State Medical License 2006-2016
ATLS Certification
BCLS/ACLS Certification

Additional Training

Microsurgery Basic Skills Course
Providence Hospital Microsurgery Laboratory, 1/2009

Participating Insurance

BCBS Group
BCBS (individual)
BCBS (traditional)
BCBS Community Blue/PPO
BCBS HMO (Metro Detroit)
BCBS Complete
BCN Advantage (Medicare HMO)
Blue Preferred Plus
Blue Preferred Trust
Medicare (Group)
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Plus Blue
MIChild (BCBS)
Midwest Health Plan
Midwest Heath Plan MIChild
United HealthCare/UHC Choice
United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
United Oakwood Providers
US Dept. of Labor